Closed Bug 13023 Opened 20 years ago Closed 20 years ago

[Feature] Users must be able to disable Java and JavaScript

Categories

(Core :: Security, defect, P3)

All
Windows NT
defect

Tracking

()

VERIFIED FIXED

People

(Reporter: norrisboyd, Assigned: norrisboyd)

Details

Preferably by checking a site-specific security policy; see bug 858
Blocks: 7252
Status: NEW → ASSIGNED
Target Milestone: M11
Blocks: 12633
The UI for this is somewhat implemented. There must already be a preference for
this. It just needs to be enabled.
Whiteboard: help wanted: oji guys could do Java, JS shouldn't be too hard
Whiteboard: help wanted: oji guys could do Java, JS shouldn't be too hard → help wanted: oji guys could do Java
I've put in changes to disable JavaScript when the "javascript.enabled" is
false. Need to verify that the UI is hooked up to that preference.
Depends on: 14660
Move security bugs from M11 to M13; needed for beta but not for dogfood.
Summary: Users must be able to disable Java and JavaScript → [Feature] Users must be able to disable Java and JavaScript
Also need to disable JavaScript in mail.
Whiteboard: help wanted: oji guys could do Java
I just checked in changes that finish off JavaScript in mail, so the only
remaining work is for being able to turn off Java.
Status: ASSIGNED → RESOLVED
Closed: 20 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Marking this fixed and opening a new bug (23775) for the Java case.
Verified fixed.
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
Bulk moving all Browser Security bugs to new Security: General component.  The 
previous Security component for Browser will be deleted.
Component: Security → Security: General
No longer blocks: 7252, 12633
No longer depends on: 14660
Java applets loaded through an object tag instead of an applet tag do not get
disabled. This bug should be reopened.
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